Inspect buildings and equipment to detect fire hazards and enforce state and local regulations.
Code Official, Deputy Fire Marshal, Fire Code Inspector, Fire Hazard Inspector, Fire Inspector, Fire Marshal, Fire Official, Fire Prevention Inspector, Fire Prevention Officer, Fire Prevention Specialist, Fire Protection Specialist, Fire Safety Inspector, Inspector
Employment of Fire Inspectors and Investigators is projected to grow 5 percent from 2018 to 2028, about as fast as average compared to all occupations.
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